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Beach Sunset Venice | Florida Landscape Photography

Florida landscape photography of a sailboat off the beach during a vibrant sunset in Venice.

By Scott Holstein on December 30, 2014

Filed under: Landscape Photography

I hope you had a nice holiday season. I spent Christmas with my family in Venice, Florida. One evening, the sunset was shaping up to be interesting, so I grabbed the camera and hit the beach to do some landscape photography. The sky was fairly cloudy, and as the sun set, it gave the clouds …

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Photographing Tony Hale in Tallahassee, Florida

Portrait of actor Tony Hale with a yellow toy duck by Tallahassee photographer Scott Holstein.

By Scott Holstein on August 6, 2014

I had the opportunity to work with Tallahassee’s Emmy Award-winning actor, Tony Hale, when he visited home recently. Hale is known for playing Buster Bluth on the Fox comedy series Arrested Development and for playing Gary Walsh on the HBO comedy series Veep.

Portraits of Florida Governor Rick Scott

Portrait of Florida Governor Rick Scott in front of the mansion by Tallahassee photographer Scott Holstein.

By Scott Holstein on March 19, 2014

When 850 business magazine was launched in 2008, I photographed then-Florida Governor Charlie Crist in his office at the Capitol in Tallahassee for the cover of the inaugural issue. As the magazine recently celebrated its fifth anniversary, I had the opportunity to photograph current Florida Gov. Rick Scott on location at the Governor’s Mansion for …

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Merry Christmas from Scott Holstein Photography!

Photo of a single Christmas tree glowing on a tree farm by professional photographer Scott Holstein.

By Scott Holstein on December 22, 2013

Merry Christmas from professional photographer Scott Holstein! I landscape photos of this single Christmas tree shining with lights in a sea of trees on a tree farm in Havana, Florida for the cover of Tallahassee magazine. After I picked the best tree and chose my composition, creative director Larry Davidson and designer Saige Roberts styled …

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Caboodle Ranch for Cats in Florida

Photo of cat feeding time at Caboodle Ranch in Florida by editorial photographer Scott Holstein.

By Scott Holstein on November 5, 2013

Out in Madison County, near a place called Lee, Florida, lived a man with 500 cats. Craig Grant loved cats so much that he bought 30 acres of rural property and opened Caboodle Ranch, a safe haven for unwanted felines. Feral cats, stray cats, abandoned cats, unwanted cats, shelter cats who would otherwise be put …

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Portrait Reflected in One’s Own Eye

Creative photography of a woman’s face reflected in the pupil of her own eye.

By Scott Holstein on February 6, 2013

Filed under: Personal Projects

One day back in college, I realized I could see my reflection in my own pupil while looking into a mirror. I thought it might make interesting and creative photography so I enlisted fellow photographer Joel Fluty to endure some pretty strong off-camera flash blasts to the face. After sacrificing Joel’s vision, I determined that …

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